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Public Safety | Klamath Drug Task Force | Special Districts | Restaurant Tipping

OPB | March 23, 2016

We hear about Josephine County’s decision to declare a public safety fiscal emergency and we'll learn about a drug task force that’s being resurrected to combat meth- and heroin-related crime in Klamath County. We'll also learn about Oregon’s special districts, and hear why Le Pigeon decided to eliminate tipping.

Klamath Basin Water Agreement Could Fall Apart

OPB | Dec. 02, 2015

If Congress doesn't act by Dec. 31, the stakeholders are back to square one.

Klamath Farmers Brace For A Dry Season

OPB | April 08, 2015

Gov. Kate Brown declared drought in Klamath County earlier this week and farmers are anxious about the low snowpack.

Sen. Wyden Pushes Two Key Bills Through Committee

OPB | Nov. 14, 2014

FRIDAY: Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) is hoping to pass legislation to increase logging in public forests and manage water in the Klamath Basin before the end of the year.

Physics Lessons From The Science Teacher You Wish You'd Had

OPB | Aug. 19, 2014

TUESDAY: Portland-based mechanical engineer, musician and author Christine McKinley brings us the laws of physics like you've never heard them before.

Checking In On Northwest Wildfires

OPB | July 15, 2014

TUESDAY: We'll talk with EarthFix reporter Devan Schwartz and Robin DeMario from the Northwest Coordination Center about wildfires in the Northwest.

Klamath Water Struggle Gets Hot

OPB | July 01, 2013

The Klamath Tribes exercised their newly won water rights last month, cutting off water to ranchers who are now pushing back.  

Klamath Can Expect More Droughts In Future

OPB | June 12, 2013

Some ranchers in the Klamath Basin are being cut off from irrigation water this year. Residents of the area can expect the problem to get worse.

Dry Weather Impacting Water Users And Wildfires

OPB | May 13, 2013

We'll check in on how the dry weather is affecting Klamath Basin water users and the early wildfire season.

Environmental Update

OPB | May 08, 2012

We'll get an update on the ongoing controversy surrounding the plan to remove Klamath River dams. 

Rebroadcast: Math Appeal

OPB | March 30, 2011

We rebroadcast our show which explores why math is so intimidating for so many of us.

Math Appeal

OPB | Nov. 22, 2010

Why is math so intimidating to most of us?

Klamath Drought

OPB | May 14, 2010

What do farmers do when there isn't enough water to go around? 

Renewable Rates

OPB | April 08, 2009

What is the price of renewable energy?

Agreement on the Klamath River

OPB | Nov. 14, 2008

What could this mean for Klamath County and rivers across the country?

(Not) On a Jet Plane

OPB | July 16, 2008

How will airline cutbacks impact the way you travel?

Once Upon A Time In Philomath

OPB | April 30, 2008

How do former timber communities deal with change? How do they recover when change divides a town?

The Klamath Example: How to Tear Down a Dam

OPB | Feb. 14, 2008

How many constituencies does it take to demolish a dam?